On the occasion of the Gordon Parks exhibition at Foam, our friends at Dazed shared a great read on why Parks is as important as ever.
On the occasion of the Gordon Parks exhibition at Foam our friends

How Gordon Parks broke new ground for Black American artists

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Akwasi Owusu Ansah will be the first guest to kick-off Outside/In: a programme where guest speakers delve deeper into the stories behind exhibitions. He will focus on Gordon Parks' series A Man Becomes Invisible. Tickets are now available online.
Akwasi Owusu Ansah will be the first guest to kickoff OutsideIn a

Outside/In: Akwasi | 29 June, 7pm - 8.30pm

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Open from today on: No Joke by photographers Roger Ballen and Asger Carlsen. Their menacing work recalls a sense of anxiety and longing that is usually experienced in your dreams...
Open from today on No Joke by photographers Roger Ballen and Asger
Thanks for joining yesterday’s opening of No Joke, a collaborative project by photographers Roger Ballen and Asger Carlsen. Dark clouds and thunder over Amsterdam’s City centre took care of a decorous atmosphere on the opening night of No Joke, for which Ballen and Carlsen explored the sinister sides of the human psyche.

Their menacing work evokes a sense of anxiety and longing that is...
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Invisible Man, a book published by Ralph Ellison in 1952, tells the story of an African American man, who feels invisible to society as a result of racial tensions and socio-economic circumstances. Gordon Parks' series A Man Becomes Invisible illustrated many of the novel's scenes and can be seen now at Foam. foam.org/gordonparks

The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, 1952 © Gordon Parks /...
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Invisible Man a book published by Ralph Ellison in 1952 tells the
Gordon Parks was a true storyteller. Follow in his footsteps by telling your own narrative with a photograph, starting with the choices of the artist and a story, article, poem, prose or song that inspires you.
Gordon Parks was a true storyteller Follow in his footsteps by telling

Workshop inspired by Gordon Parks | 24 June (English) & 1 July (Dutch)

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Natascha Metselaar
Thanks to Gordon Parks' photographic essays in Life Magazine, a broad audience was introduced to subjects such as poverty, inequality and racial segregation. Gordon Parks - I Am You. | 16 June - 6 September just opened at Foam, learn more and plan your visit here: foam.org/gordonparks.

American Gothic, Washington, D.C, 1942 © Gordon Parks / Courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation
Thanks to Gordon Parks photographic essays in Life Magazine a broad audience
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Artists Roger Ballen Photography and Asger Carlsen examine the shadowy corners of the human psyche with their joint project No Joke. Get intrigued and join the artists during the opening this Thursday.
Artists Roger Ballen Photography and Asger Carlsen examine the shadowy corners of

Roger Ballen & Asger Carlsen - No Joke | 23 June - 27 August

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In Collectivism, on show until today, Werker Collective presents the Werker Correspondent: a selforganised network of amateur documentary reporters. The project intends to generate an ‘offline’ social network, encouraging the exchange of images in the context of south-to-north and north-to-south relationships across the Mediterranean. foam.org/collectivism
In Collectivism on show until today Werker Collective presents the Werker Correspondent
While entering the last weekend of the exhibition, we're presenting the final collective: Werker Collective. Their activities explore different ways of collaboration focusing on self representation and alternative media. foam.org/collectivism
Great to see you all last night! We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. Couldn't make it to the opening? Plan your visit here: foam.org/programme.
Great to see you all last night We hope you enjoyed it
From tonight on works by the legendary photographer Gordon Parks and artist Adam Jeppesen grace the rooms of Foam. Put on your best suit for a toast to the opening of these two stunning new exhibitions. The doors are open from 5.30 on!

Untitled, Washington, D.C., 1963 © Gordon Parks / Courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation
From tonight on works by the legendary photographer Gordon Parks and artist
Don't miss out on the opening of Adam Jeppesen tomorrow, in the presence of the artist. The exhibition opens alongside Gordon Parks - I Am You. | 16 June - 6 September.
Dont miss out on the opening of Adam Jeppesen tomorrow in the

Adam Jeppesen - Out of Camp | 16 June - 27 August

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Gordon Parks (1912-2006) described his camera as his “weapon of choice". He used photography to expose the deep divisions in American society.

Join us for the opening of Gordon Parks - I Am You. | 16 June - 6 September this Thursday.
Gordon Parks 19122006 described his camera as his weapon of choice He
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Adam Jeppesen’s images of remote, rugged landscapes are the result of a solitary 487-day journey from the North Pole to Antarctica. They are suffused with a sense of tranquillity, reflection and contemplation. Delve deeper into his work during an artist talk and book launch on Saturday 17 June, organised at Foam on the occasion of Adam Jeppesen - Out of Camp | 16 June - 27 August and the...
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Adam Jeppesens images of remote rugged landscapes are the result of a
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Creativity bloomed, profound discussions unfolded and the anonymous art auction was bustling with energy. Over the weekend, we explored beyond the limits of photography with artists, professionals and visitors and we loved it! Thanks to all for celebrating our 15th anniversary with us during Foam Fusion.
Creativity bloomed profound discussions unfolded and the anonymous art auction w
Teen Tours training / day 4: Yesterday was the penultimate session of Teen Tours. The group spent the first half of the afternoon working in pairs, participating in fun word games to practice speaking clearly, voice projection and body language. The second half of the afternoon was spent continuing with research to work towards finalising content and structure of their talks. Come and join us...
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Teen Tours training day 4 Yesterday was the penultimate session of Teen
Next exhibitions coming up at Foam are Gordon Parks - I Am You. | 16 June - 6 September and Adam Jeppesen - Out of Camp | 16 June - 27 August, both opening on the evening of 15 June.

The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, 1952 © Gordon Parks / Courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation
Next exhibitions coming up at Foam are Gordon Parks I Am You
Dead darlings anonymous art auction. Paddles up!
Up for a bid? Dead Darlings collective is preparing for their anonymous art auction, starting at 15.00. The works of 60 artists will be auctioned, all only introduced by title. Their names will be revealed after the sale. All are works that no longer fit into the artists' output as a whole, but still hold a special place in their hearts, thus the title Dead Darlings. These are some of the...
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Up for a bid Dead Darlings collective is preparing for their anonymous